Category: Entertainment

May 7, 2021 0

LeVar Burton to Guest Host Slate of Jeopardy! Episodes

By Stephen Callahan

Late this week, Jeopardy! producers announced that actor LeVar Burton would be hosting a series of episodes for the iconic quiz show later this summer. The announcement came after a major push from Burton’s fans to convince the show’s chief executives to give Burton a chance as guest host. Burton, who is best known as Lt. Commander Geordi La Forge in Star Trek: The Next Generation and Kunta Kinte in Roots, is no stranger to educational television programs. From 1983 to 2006, Burton hosted the PBS series Reading Rainbow, which encouraged children to read books. Burton has also appeared on Jeopardy! as a contestant. In 1995, Burton won $14,500 for the Somalia Foundation when he competed on Celebrity Jeopardy! read more

April 14, 2021 0

Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury are Likely to Lighten the Already Dull Entertainment Industry

By Stephen Callahan

The entertainment industry has been one of the sectors that have been affected in the entire 2020, and there is no doubt that it will continue to be one of the most affected industries in 2021. Allowing thousands of people to gather in various parks around the country will only reverse the gains that have already been achieved, which means that there will be very little motivation to promote a return to in-person attendees on various stadiums across the country. read more

March 22, 2021 0

Reasons Why Streaming is the New Norm in Entertainment

By Stephen Callahan

The growth linked with streaming cannot be overrated. The question is will it continue being at the top? Many applaud the coronavirus pandemic for pushing the world-known entertainment giants- Comcast, NBC-Universal, and Walt Disney Company into taking up the digital way of entertainment as theatre halls and live entertainment attendance shut down. With an approved covid-19 vaccine, many see streaming to be an internet app that is exciting and momentary. read more

March 18, 2021 0

Framing Britney Spears Director Samantha Stark Addresses Pop Star’s Absence from Film

By Stephen Callahan

Since its release early this week, Framing Britney Spears has sparked the interest of the public as the documentary becomes a trending topic on social media platforms. The film follows the pop star’s dramatic career and conservatorship under her father, Jamie Spears. Strikingly absent from the film is the pop princess herself and the documentary’s director, Samantha Stark, recently spoke on why Spears is not in the film. In an interview with Entertainment Tonight, Stark says that she made multiple attempts to contact Spears to set up an interview, but never heard back from the singer. read more

March 10, 2021 0

Daniel Kaluuya Impresses Film Critics In “Judas and the Black Messiah”

By Stephen Callahan

Daniel Kaluuya became famous as the star of the socially conscious horror film “Get Out.” In that film, Kaluuya and costar Lakeith Stanfield impressed critics deeply. The film was an incredibly unique combination of horror, science fiction and social commentary. In his dynamic performance, Kaluuya demonstrated an impressive emotional range. It is likely that aspiring actors will be studying Kaluuya’s star-making performance for many years to come. read more